Dog Saves Woman from Carbon-Monoxide Poisoning


The Siekerts credit their Australian Border Collie, Abby, for saving a life.
Photo via jsonline.com

Here’s a remarkable story from Wisconsin that highlights both the dangers of carbon monoxide and the incredible loyalty of a dog. Last Month, Nicole Siekert felt very tired in her home, so. . .

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Policeman Writes a Touching Letter to His Late K-9 Partner


Sgt. Chris Newman and Chase.
Photo courtesy Slidell Police Department, via nola.com

A beloved police dog named Chase passed away yesterday in Slidell, Louisiana, where he served for nearly a decade. To pay tribute, the Slidell Police Department released the above video on. . .

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The Incredible Penguin-Protection Dogs of Australia


A tiny penguin greets his guardian on Australia’s Middle Island.
Photo via bbc.com

Middle Island, on the southern coast of Australia, is home to a colony of little penguins, the world’s smallest species of these flightless birds, which stand just about a foot tall. When foxes. . .

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The Story Behind This Injured Military Dog’s Purple Heart


Specialist Andrew Brown and his military dog, Rocky, are recovering from injuries from an IED blast in Afghanistan.
Photo via abcnews.com

Here’s a great story about two soldiers, who served together in Afghanistan and were injured by an improvised explosive device. One of these soldiers, of course, was a dog. Rocky has been. . .

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6 Things We Learned from Figo the Hero Dog


Audrey Stone gives her guide dog Figo a hug outside her village of Brewster home Oct. 27, 2015.
Photo by Frank Becerra Jr./The Journal News

Last June, we posted the incredible story of Figo the guide dog, who literally threw himself in front of a bus to save his owner. Later, we told you about their emotional reunion months later. A . . .

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